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Near Shingletown in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Nobles Trail – Charley’s Ranch

 
 
Nobles Trail – Charley’s Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
1. Nobles Trail – Charley’s Ranch Marker
Inscription.
“Traveled 15 miles to Charley’s Ranch and camped there. Good water, drove the stock 2 miles to grass, here we heard the first chicken crow, and saw the first hog.”
- John S.L. Taylor, Sep. 2, 1854

 
Erected 2007 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number N - 56.)
 
Location. 40° 30.398′ N, 121° 57.559′ W. Marker is near Shingletown, California, in Shasta County. Marker can be reached from California Highway 44 south of Ogburn Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29699 California Highway 44, Shingletown CA 96088, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charlie’s Place (approx. Ľ mile away); Inwood School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Shingletown Store (approx. 3.9 miles away); Nobles Emigrant Trail (approx. 4 miles away); Noble’s Bungalow (approx. 5.6 miles away); Hennessy House (approx. 6.8 miles away); Manton Store (approx. 6.8 miles away); Manton Schoolhouse (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shingletown.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on private property.
 
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Nobles Trail – Charley’s Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 26, 2013
2. Nobles Trail – Charley’s Ranch Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 275 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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